Modern Architecture In Film

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    A Newspaper based on the relationship between
    Modernist Architecture and Cult Film Classics.

    A publication exploring the semiotics, connotations and reasons behind
    the use of Modernist Architecture in film. 10 Cult Classic Films & 10
    Pioneering Architectural structures that feature in the films are used
    as a basis for the investigation. 

    3 key aspects within films were focussed on; Heroes, Villains and Sci-Fi.
    The publication explores the way that Modernist Architecture is used to
    represent certain characters, situations or times, being past, present or future.
    There is also a focus on structures that have been built by infamous architects
    such as John Lautner, Norman Foster, Richard Neutra and Frank Lloyd Wright.

    The final format was a 44 page Newspaper which is emulates the working style
    of architects. They often use large sheets of blueprint and newsprint to scrawl
    their ideas down. 
    The films featured in the the publication are;

    The Big Lebowski
    Diamonds Are Forever
    L.A Confidential
    North By Northwest
    Pulp Fiction
    Ferris Bueller's Day Off
    The Incredibles
    A Clockwork Orange
    Please Note
    All photographs used in the publication belong to their respective
    owners and are referenced in the index of the publication.